BUD MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Bud Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To put forth or produce buds, as a plant; to grow, as a bud does, into a flower or shoot.
  2. (n.) A small protuberance on the stem or branches of a plant, containing the rudiments of future leaves, flowers, or stems; an undeveloped branch or flower.
  3. (v. i.) To begin to grow, or to issue from a stock in the manner of a bud, as a horn.
  4. (n.) A small protuberance on certain low forms of animals and vegetables which develops into a new organism, either free or attached. See Hydra.
  5. (v. t.) To graft, as a plant with another or into another, by inserting a bud from the one into an opening in the bark of the other, in order to raise, upon the budded stock, fruit different from that which it would naturally bear.
  6. (v. i.) To be like a bud in respect to youth and freshness, or growth and promise; as, a budding virgin.


• Buddhism Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The religion based upon the doctrine originally taught by the Hindoo sage Gautama Siddartha, surnamed Buddha, "the awakened or enlightened," in the sixth century b. c., and adopted as a religion by the greater part of the inhabitants of Central and Eastern Asia and the Indian Islands. Buddhas teaching is believed to have been atheistic; yet it was characterized by elevated humanity and morality. It presents release from existence (a beatific enfranchisement, Nirvana) as the greatest good. Buddhists believe in transmigration of souls through all phases and forms of life. Their number was estimated in 1881 at 470,000,000.


• Budded Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Bud


• Budgeness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Sternness; severity.


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